Category: Helicopter

Helicopter

What does a helicopter ride feel like?

Well,  it’s really hard to generalize the experience, simply because there’s such variability among pilots, types of helicopters, and vistas you might take in from one opportunity to the next.

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Are helicopters faster than airplanes

No helicopter can be as fast as fixed-wing aircraft. It’s simple physics. The airspeed over the rotor cannot be supersonic. When you hear the cracking noise of a helicopter (quite distinctive ), the rotor blade tips are approaching supersonic speeds.

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Do helicopters have a black box?

Perhaps the boxes could be required on flights over highly populated areas of the cities.

Alternatively, perhaps helipads on top of skyscrapers should be required to have audio and video recorders as part of their license.

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Is a chopper a helicopter?

We have all heard about Helicopters, seen in Movies, maybe many of us have had Helicopter/ Chopper rides. We have also Heard about Choppers like the police Choppers Or Rescue Choppers and so on. 

I always wondered Is Chopper and Helicopter are the same? Or is there any difference between at all?.

So did a bit of research to figure that out… Here is what I discovered.

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Minimum age for helicopter ride in Australia

Well, Is there a minimum age limit? The fact is that there are no age restrictions for most helicopter flights. However, before booking you must make sure to chat with the service providers to ensure that you can take your Bundle of joy for the fun ride.

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